Theodora Maios

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Holiday memories: ‘My first trip to Greece’

“My first visit to Greece was the beginning of an ever-lasting love affair.” With those words, Greek Australian author, Doris Falidis Nickolas describes the first time she travelled to her …

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Nikos and Nancy: They came to Australia for their honeymoon and now they don’t want to leave

Nancy and Nikos tied the knot in Kefalonia last September and not long after, they decided to come to Australia on their honeymoon hoping to explore a part of the …

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Theo Maras, his rise from humble beginnings in Ikaria to being one of the most influential Australian businessmen

Ikarian born businessman Theo Maras, known for his transformation of the East End of Adelaide in the 1980s and 1990s, has been appointed as chairman of the Adelaide Central Market …

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Nostos – A movie that celebrates the lives of the Early Greek Australians

After the passing of her beloved grandfather, 23-year-old Anastasia Comelli, the granddaughter of Early Greek Australians Theodora and Anastasios, who migrated to Australia from Pontos and Kastoria, filmed her first …

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Ikoyenia – The first Greek-Australian book that celebrates Greek families in Australia!

Just before the birth of her daughter in 2018 Greek Australian journalist Stephanie Timotheou, 29, went on a hunt to find a quality sentimental children’s book that represented Greek families …

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Nothing could stop this man from marrying the woman of his dreams; Not even COVID-19

Vasili (Vas) Georgiou and Jen Proudfoot met in Antarctica where they spent 15 months working together as expeditioners for The Australian Antarctic Division at Davis Station, but their romance didn’t …

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Young Greek Australian father needs our help in his fight against MS

Dimitri Garbas’ battle with Multiple Sclerosis started three years ago and has since changed his life and the lives of those around him. Married to Lisa, the love of his …

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Chief Superintendent Joanne Shanahan’s life to be celebrated on Friday

Greek Australian SA Chief Superintendent Joanne Shanahan will be farewelled by her family and friends on Friday 8 May at 11am according to SA Police Chief Commissioner Grant Stevens. “As …

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Joanne Shanahan, a tribute to a remarkable woman that left us too soon

Joanne Shanahan’s parents, Nikos and Christina Panayiotou, will take a while to come to terms with the fact that they will not be seeing their beloved daughter again, following last …

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Greek Australian top-ranking police officer dies in horrific car accident

Greek Australian chief superintendent Ioanna Panayiotou (Joanne Shanahan), has been killed in a horrific high-speed crash that also claimed the life of another woman. The 55-year-old top-ranking police officer was …